|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Olar is 212. Olar, South Carolina is the 16,317th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Olar was in 1990, when its population was 391. In 1990, Olar was the 14,133rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,317th largest city in the US. Olar is currently 45.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Olar has shrunk 10.1% since the year 2000. Olar, South Carolina's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16311||Frederick, South Dakota||212||-16.5%|
|16313||Hambleton, West Virginia||212||-14.1%|
|16317||Olar, South Carolina||212||-10.1%|
|16322||Pine Village, Indiana||212||-16.8%|
|16323||Sandy Point, Texas||212|
The total voting age population of Olar, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 228. The voting age population is 43.0% male and 57.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.3% of the residents of Olar are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Olar are 70.3% Black and 29.7% White.
In Olar, 10.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.9%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Olar.
Among those aged 16 and older, 41.2% of Olar residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 67.7% of Olar residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Olar residents aged 5 and older, 1.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Olar is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Olar, 27.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Olar is $31,406.
In Olar, 72.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.4% of housing units in Olar.
Of all the housing units in Olar, 12.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Olar, 1.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Olar is $792.
In Olar, 57.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.